Anthony Dirrell (The Dog) challenges Sakio Bika's (The Scorpion) WBC super-middleweight belt. Let's take a look at the stats, odds of winning, and the prediction for this fight.
This fight between Anthony Dirrell and Sakio Bika took place on at the StubHub Center, Carson, California, US.
At 184 cm, Anthony Dirrell is the taller of the two by 2 cms; Sakio Bika is 182 cm. Besides being the taller fighter, with a reach of 189 cm, Dirrell also has a good reach advantage of 9 cms over Bika's 180 cm. On top of that, Dirrell also has a 7 cm ape index advantage over Bika.
Dirrell is coming in to this fight with an undefeated record of 26-0-1 (22 KOs). His last fight was 8 months and 9 days ago against Sakio Bika, which ended in a draw.
Bika comes in with a record of 32-5-3 (21 KOs). His last fight was 8 months and 9 days ago against Anthony Dirrell, which ended in a draw.
Both the fighters fight out of the orthodox stance.
On the day of the fight, Dirrell will be 29 years and 10 months old. Bika will be 35 years and 3 months old.
After considering the both the fighters' stats and their performance patterns, the winning odds is calculated to be at 59-41 in favor of Anthony Dirrell. Here is the prediction for Dirrell vs Bika II.
Anthony Dirrell defeated Sakio Bika via 12 round UD to win the WBC super-middleweight title. Bika's 0 fight win streak comes to an end, and Dirrell gets on a new winning streak. Dirrell is now 27-0-1, and Bika 32-6-3.